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The 40th Galway International Arts Festival opens with its largest programme to date

19th July 2017
This Monday 17th July marked the opening of Galway International Arts Festival. Recently named one of the top five European Summer festivals in the Guardian the 40th Galway International Arts Festival... [read more]
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Minister Bruton Sets Out Approach to Remove Religion as a Criteria in Admissions process

3rd July 2017
Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton TD today (Wednesday) set out his preferred policy approach for amending primary school admissions legislation on the issue of the role that religion can... [read more]
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PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPIL SCOOPS TOP CODING AWARD

23rd June 2017
-  Amy Cunningham from Dunlavin, Co. Wicklow, won a Future Makers Award at this year’s CoderDojo Coolest Project Awards, sponsored by Virgin Media and its parent company Liberty Global. A... [read more]
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MOO CREW COUNTY WINNERS ARE ANNOUNCED AT ACTION PACKED AWARDS DAY AT AIRFIELD

22nd June 2017
Irish Olympian and Fit Foodie Derval O’Rourke, gave fitness lessons to some of Ireland’s youngest future athletes in Airfield (Dublin) to celebrate with the top winning primary school children... [read more]
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I’ve Got Your Number: Mobile Phones and kids

7th March 2017
When is the right time to give your child a mobile phone? Currently, nine out of ten Irish people have a mobile phone. Many parents think that giving their child a phone is a safety precaution.  If... [read more]